• Introducing Schlage SecureKey

    Schlage’s new SecureKey™ cylinder allows you to re-key the lock without ever removing it from the door.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Grimestopper

    GKL's GrimestopperTM is inexpensive take on lock cylinder weather guards. This value added product can be used with mortise and rim cylinders, cam locks, switch locks etc. GrimeStopper stands up to the harshest cold weather, protecting against extreme...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • BiLock-Schlage Removeable Core Retrofit

    Only one pin is utilized per each of the 12 chambers. In a BiLock cylinder chamber, there is only one pin and a spring. No shear line is created there. Instead, two shear lines are formed by the two sidebars.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • November 1st, 2009

  • SmartLOC Pro-Line: A New Program For Locksmiths

    New rekeyable cylinders geared to the locksmith market

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • Product Showcase

    E-Plex® 3200 Narrow Stile ASIS Booth 4239 DHI Booth 1121 Kaba Access Control introduces the E-Plex 3200 Series Narrow Stile Lock, an electronic, software-controlled, PIN-based lock for narrow stile aluminum glass door applications that...

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • New Product Spotlight

    A & B Fire Safes A & B Safe Corporation is adding a new line of insulated fire safes to its product offering. These One & Two Hour fires safes are available in nine single-door models and three double-door models. They accept all current electronic...

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Prograde 58320 Series

    Prograde Locks introduces the 58320 Series Locks. This series features commercial grade 2 quality and dependability at affordable prices to industry professionals. Available in stainless steel (US32D) using an all brass precision manufactured cylinder...

    Product • July 28th, 2009

  • J200 Series

    DORMA J200 Series interconnected locksets are built with a cylindrical chassis and tubular dead bolt for all applications where ANSI A156.12 Grade 2 products are required. To meet the aesthetic needs of your project, these versatile locks are available in...

    Product • July 24th, 2009

  • Going Wireless With The SARGENT® Profile

    SARGENT wireless technology provides access control features during both online and offline operation. Up to 2,000 users can be programmed per lock, with a 10,000-event audit trail.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • Installing The DORMA J200 Interconnected Lockset

    Special tools: None Time to install: Retrofit 30-45 minutes Warranty: Five years limited An interconnected lockset can provide the security of a keyed cylindrical lock and singled-sided deadbolt with the added advantage of single action...

    Article • June 2nd, 2009

  • An Overview of the European Locksmith Market

    In Europe, locksmith business owners emphasize training and pay to send employees to classes

    Article • April 1st, 2009

  • Adams Rite eFORCE 150: Retrofit Aluminum Glass Storefront Door

    The Adams Rite eForce 150 takes the place of the exterior trim and changes the operation of the mortise cylinder to mechanical override. We installed the eForce onto a section of narrow stile aluminum/glass storefront door extrusion.

    Article • April 1st, 2009

  • Assa Cliq

    The ASSA CLIQ system provides encrypted access control data in an electromechanical key that will communicate with a miniature servo-motor within the CLIQ cylinder. CLIQ cylinders retrofit standard mortise, rim, and bored locksets. They can be...

    Product • February 18th, 2009

  • An Overview of Hospital Hardware

    Hospital security hardware and locks must comply with Life Safety codes and other standards.

    Article • February 1st, 2009